The College of Medicine of Our Lady of Fatima University is fully accredited by the New York State Education Department, allowing its fourth year students to render their clerkship in accredited training hospitals in New York; as well as in hospitals under the jurisdiction of the Illinois State Board of Education, the Thailand Medical Council, and the Maldives Medical Council.
OLFU’s College of Medicine is the first and only Philippine medical school to have an institution-to-institution Clerkship Training Program with foreign hospitals. OLFU has sent over 100 medical students for clinical clerkship training to the Peninsula Hospital Center in New York, Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago, and Harbor Hospital in Baltimore.
In addition, the College of Medicine is listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools (AVICENNA – formerly by WHO).
Understanding the wide diversity of its students’ needs, OLFU’s College of Medicine offers a variety of elective courses in the curriculum allowing students to extend their knowledge in special fields of interest.